RCVS Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice

The programme is delivered fully online using methods supported by the University’s award-winning online learning environments.

About the programme

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The RCVS Certificate in Advanced Veterinary Practice is specifically tailored to create a consistent yet flexible framework for postgraduate qualifications, aimed at the competent veterinary practitioner.

Studying online

Enhancing employability
This RCVS-accredited part time online Certificate programme offers flexible study over ten years, therefore it is perfect for those who wish to balance study with work and personal commitments.

Why study with us?

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There are many benefits of studying for your Certficate with the Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies.

How to apply

Information for prospective students on how to apply for the programme.

Fees and funding

For further information on fees, please see the link below. Please note that each module is paid individually (10-credit course fee).


Holders of the Certificate will have the qualities and transferable skills necessary for professional veterinary work.